A woman wearing an explosive suicide vest took her own life this morning as heavily armed police tried to storm a suburban Paris apartment where the suspected mastermind of last week’s gun and bomb rampage was believed to be hiding. One man lost his life and seven people arrested in the standoff, which began early this morning and continued for more than seven hours in the apartment building In the Paris suburb.
Amazon is the latest to join the growing push to extend Black Friday beyond a one-day event. In an announcement early Wednesday, it gave details of an eight-day deals bonanza stretching from this Friday through Black Friday, Nov. 28, promising new deals added as often as every five minutes.
Police remove 3-foot-long snake from Waco bathtub– Police in Texas have safely removed a 3-foot-long snake that a woman discovered in her bathtub.
Nobody was hurt in the incident early yesterday. Waco police said it is possible the snake was flooded from its habitat during recent storms, ended up in a drain line and wiggled its way up into the tub.